Nigeria May Ask Madagascar to Send Plane Load of “Herbal Solutions” To Treat COVID-19, Says SGF

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, says Nigeria may ask Madagascar to send a plane load of “herbal solutions” to treat COVID-19. Madagascar President Andry Rajolina had a week ago launched a herbal medicine believed to cure the novel coronavirus. Branded COVID-organics, the medicine which contains artemisa, a plant used in treating malaria, was developed by the the Malagasy Institute of Applied Research. At a briefing on Tuesday, Mustapha, who is the chairman of the presidential task force on COVID-19, spoke on the response of…

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Ooni Donates Fumigators to Lagos Govt, Asks Nigerians To Look Beyond Palliatives

  …Sanwo-Olu Praises Monarch’s Local Solutions To Health Challenge   The Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Ogunwusi Tuesday presented three locally made motorized modular fumigator to Lagos State Government as his contribution in the fight against the novel coronavirus global pandemic. The monarch also handed over a large size drone sprinkler to the state Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The drone sprinkler-fumigator is meant for the aerial fumigation purposes. The Ooni described the activities of Governor Sanwo-Olu and other world leaders as commendable as they continue the battle against the global…

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[Just In] COVID-19: Trump Calls Buhari, Promises Ventilators

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, spoke with his US counterpart, Donald Trump, on the telephone. The Daily Bells gathered that their discussion was centred on the fight against coronavirus. The Personal Assistant to the President, Bashir Ahmad, disclosed this on his Twitter handle. He tweeted, “President Muhammadu Buhari had a phone conversation with the US President Donald Trump today, the two leaders discussed Nigeria’s efforts to defeat the COVID–19 Pandemic, and President Trump pledged US support and solidarity. #COVID19Nigeria” Also confirming the telephone conversation, the Minister of Information and Culture,…

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2020 Budget: Senate Reconvenes, Approves Buhari’s N850bn Loan Request

The Senate has approved the N850billion loan request of President Muhammadu Buhari, which was read at the plenary on Tuesday. The loan request is to finance projects in the 2020 budget. The President had asked the Senate to approve N850 billion loan for the Federal Government to enable his regime to fund the 2020 budget. The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, read the letter after a closed session with members when the red chamber resumes plenary on Tuesday. Buhari, according to the official communication, is seeking the approval of the senate…

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